The First FAO / WHO / AU International Food Safety Conference Addis Ababa, 12-13 February 2019
With an estimated 600 million cases of foodborne illnesses annually, unsafe food is a threat to human health and economies, disproportionally affecting vulnerable and marginalized people, especially women and children, populations affected by conflict and migrants.
Iran seeks speedy implementation of commitments as EU sets up payment channel with Iran
TEHRAN – The Foreign Ministry issued a statement of Thursday saying Tehran welcomes the European Union’s payments mechanisms to skirt the U.S. sanctions against Iran, yet it sought an immediate implementation of the payment channel.
Scientists who have accomplished outstanding achievements, which are reported as major technological innovation and scientific advancement to sustainable development benefitting the member countries and/or Muslim communities in non-member countries are eligible to apply for the Prize.
Iran private sector eyes $3b in annual trade with Syria
Iran’s private sector businesses can export foodstuffs and construction materials to Syria as well as offer technical services in rebuilding the war-torn country, Iran Chamber of Commerce president says.
The Statistical, Economic and Social Research and Training Centre for Islamic Countries (SESRIC) launched the 2018 Edition of its Statistical Yearbook (SYB) on OIC Member Countries at the Fourth Session of the Annual Coordination Meeting of OIC Institutions (ACMOI) on 3 December 2018 in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.
Directory of National Institutions in OIC Member Countries (OIC-DIR)
SESRIC has developed an online Directory of National Institutions in OIC Member Countries (OIC-DIR), accessible through the dedicated page, to facilitate communication among the public institutions/public-benefit organisations in the OIC Member States with an aim at increasing the cooperation linkages.
Call for Papers for Two Days Workshop on The Effect of Entrepreneurship Strategies on the SMEs Development April 30th & May 1st , 2019
Islamic Chamber of Research and Information Center (ICRIC) in association with the Statistical, Economic and Social Research and Training Center for Islamic Countries (SESRIC) will hold a two-days workshop on “ the Effect of Entrepreneurship Strategies on the SMEs Development” .
Global economic growth has peaked, set to stay at 3% in 2019-2020
Global growth is expected to remain at 3.0 per cent in 2019 and 2020, however, the steady pace of expansion in the global economy masks an increase in downside risks that could potentially exacerbate development challenges in many parts of the world, according to the World Economic Situation and Prospects 2019.